At a recent lecture given by Bob Blancato, and other elder justice experts, speakers highlighted the history of the elder abuse field and emphasized the need for increased advocacy in the elder justice movement. More →
NYCEAC staff are available to provide assistance to professionals interested in developing a multidisciplinary in their community, including providing information on how to present cases; team protocol development; team membership development; case identification; tracking cases; and other issues. NYCEAC currently coordinates the MDT Peer Leadership Group, a monthly meeting with professionals from the five boroughs and Duchess County to help strengthen existing teams and support nascent ones. In addition, NYCEAC partners have helped Westchester County launch an MDT there. For more information, please contact Robin Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (212) 746-7211.